Your Guide to Holiday Kick-Off
The village is transformed into a dreamland of holiday cheer. Here is the perfect guide to experiencing Holiday Kick-Off.
Evenings in Sun Peaks Done Like a Local
In Sun Peaks we want everyone to feel like a local so we are sharing how to spend your evenings like a true local.
Plan an Intergenerational Trip to Sun Peaks
Planning a family trip with multiple generations involved can be exciting, but also daunting. Read on for the perfect guide to planning a multigenerational trip to Sun Peaks.
Five can’t miss activities to do in Sun Peaks this Winter
There are even more activities to add to your itinerary this winter, from the return of some old favourites to new ones.
When is the best time to visit Sun Peaks this Winter?
Here are six reasons why every month offers something new and unforgettable to get you excited for your next trip.
This Must Be the Place: Evan Groves
“Sun Peaks is the place where my skills have progressed the most this summer,” exclaims Evan Groves in this season’s final issue of This Must Be the Place.
This Must Be the Place: Lacee Smith
This season’s fourth issue of This Must Be the Place follows Lacee Smith as she instructs the final session of Women’s Bike Nights this summer.
5 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks in September
As temperatures begin to drop, things are heating up in Sun Peaks. From unique events to adrenaline-filled days on the mountain, September is the time to take a trip to the mountains.
Guide to Local Food and Drinks in Sun Peaks
Whether you're a craft beer enthusiast, someone who prioritizes organic ingredients, or you enjoy Sunday Market Days and want to support local producers, Sun Peaks offers a variety of local ingredients and products for you to discover.
This Must Be the Place: The Braun Family
This season’s third issue of This Must Be the Place follows the Braun family for a day in the Bike Park on their tenth visit to Sun Peaks over the past eight years.
5 Unique Sun Peaks Activities to try This Summer
There’s still plenty of time to experience Sun Peaks in the summer and there’s no shortage of activities for all. Whether you’re wanting to get out for a paddle, have fun with the family, or try something totally new, you’ll be sure to find something to try in Sun Peaks. Fill the remaining summer...
This Must Be The Place: James Kim
“Look pro, go slow. You know? Ha! My riding style is formless, like water,” laughs James Kim in this season’s second issue of This Must Be the Place.
Snapshot of Sun Peaks’ Summer Lineup of Live Tunes
Summer has arrived in Sun Peaks, and that means the lifts are running, the bikes are rolling, and the live music is playing! One of the best ways to enjoy Sun Peaks in the summer is to head into the village, grab a seat on the patio, and relax with your friends to the sounds of live entertainment. Read on to hear about the fan favourites performing in Sun Peaks this summer.
This Must Be The Place: Kyleigh Stewart
“Sun Peaks has been the place where I’ve pushed myself to reach new goals,” Kyleigh Stewart explains in this season’s first installment of This Must Be the Place.
5 Scenic Hiking Trails in Sun Peaks
Lace your boots up, hiking season is here! Summer has officially arrived and Sun Peaks is the perfect hiking destination for all. From stunning mountain peaks, to fields of wildflowers, and mellow strolls through the valley, there is something for everyone in Sun Peaks. Explore Hiking Sun Peaks...
48 Hours Of Adventure in Sun Peaks with Your Furry Friend
Outdoor adventures are best enjoyed with your furry friend. Knowing no family trip is complete without your fur baby, we've enlisted local pup Bo to create the pawfect itinerary for you and your dog. Day 1: After a nap in the car, it's time to set out and explore Sun Peaks. First, check into your...
Best Summer Patios in Sun Peaks
Patio season is here! Get sippin' and check out these patios worth visiting in Sun Peaks this summer.
4 Must-Do Summer Itineraries
Sun Peaks offers something for every type of traveler, whether you want to adventure or relax. Make your summer planning easy with these four must-do summer itineraries in Sun Peaks.
Summer in Sun Peaks for Families
Sun Peaks is the perfect family getaway from adrenaline-filled biking, scenic mountain views, and an abundance of kid-friendly activities. There is no shortage of fun to be had.
Sun Peaks: 48 hours of summer adventure
With summer coming up, get inspired for an adventure-packed 48 hours in Sun Peaks.
Sun Peaks Summer Guide
Summer is a time for adventure-filled days exploring new terrain and activities. Make the most of your time in Sun Peaks, discover vast hiking trails, endless biking terrain, live music, alpine yoga, market days.
That’s A Wrap On Our 60th season! Winter 2021-22 Photo Recap
Re-live the fun of winter 2021-22 with some of our favourite photos from the season.
First Fridays at Sun Peaks
To make your summer Fridays even better, Sun Peaks is kicking off the First Friday of every month with live music and entertainment, artisan markets, and patio specials.
5 Reasons to Road Trip to Sun Peaks This Summer
From an array of summer activities, to wildflowers and alpine views, there are plenty of reasons to visit Sun Peaks this summer. Read on for five reasons to add Sun Peaks to your summer road trip plans. Even More Trails to Ride Sun Peaks recently announced a $1.5 million investment in the Bike Park...
A Day in the Life of Sundance
March is the perfect time to hit the slopes of Sundance! Learn more about this mountain and our favourite runs around the Sundance Express.
5 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks this Spring
Longer days are officially here and spring is in the air. From sunny days on the slopes to fun-filled winter activities, there are lots of great reasons to visit Sun Peaks in the spring.
A Day In The Life Of Morrisey
A favourite of families and fresh cord fans, Morrisey harbours snowy cedars and some of Sun Peaks’ best groomers. Discover the charms of our third mountain.
A Valentine's Getaway in Sun Peaks
There’s something special about cozying up in a winter wonderland whether it's with your closest friends or with your sweetheart or you're treating yourself. Sun Peaks offers plenty of unique activities to fill your itinerary. Get planning for your next trip with this jam-packed weekend itinerary.
8 Tips for Cross-Country Skiing First-Timers
Learning a new sport can be intimidating, but Sun Peaks has made it easy for beginners to take up cross-country skiing (also known as Nordic skiing). Offering rentals, lessons, a well-defined trail network, and more takes the guessing game out of it so that you can enjoy more time on skinny skis...
7 Ways for Non-Skiers to Experience Sun Peaks
Experience our mountain tops, valley floor and everything in between with a variety of non-ski activities.
A Day In The Life Of Top Of The World
It’s hard to beat the stunning views from Top of the World. Learn the best places to hunt for powder stashes, score fresh cord, or charge the steep 'n deep.
Your Next Family Winter Adventure
Sun Peaks is the perfect place to make family memories that will last a lifetime. Check out these top tips for your next family vacation to Sun Peaks.
7 Reasons to Nordic Ski in Sun Peaks
This winter is all about getting outside and enjoying the fresh mountain air. Whether you’re a seasoned Nordic skier, or you want to try out a new sport, here are some reasons to explore our network of trails in Sun Peaks.
Opening Day 2021-22 - Photo Recap
Re-live the fun from opening day of the 2021-22 winter season!
Celebrating 60 Years of Skiing at Tod Mountain
We’re excited to celebrate the 60th year of skiing at Tod Mountain this winter! Learn more about how we're commemorating this significant season.
A Day In The Life Of Sunburst
Instantly recognizable with its iconic bubbles, the Sunburst Express lies at the very heart of Sun Peaks. Learn about the history of this lift, local favourite runs, and the best nearby après spots.
3 Day Winter Getaway in Sun Peaks
Start planning your next snowy adventure with this fun-filled 3-day itinerary.
6 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks this Winter
Get inspired to start your winter planning with these 6 reasons to visit Sun Peaks.
Why you should add Sun Peaks to your winter road trip plans
Fuel up the car and pack your snow gear – here are 4 reasons why you should road trip to Sun Peaks this winter.
This Must Be The Place: The Hunter Family
Bike Park laps are the ultimate family time for Matt, Nikki, Robbie, and Russ Hunter in the final installment of This Must Be The Place.
Summer Fun Continues Through September
The fun continues into September with a month full of exciting events.
This Must Be The Place: Cheryl Beattie
“Sun Peaks has been the place for me to get away from the small stresses in my daily life and have fun with my friends,” Cheryl admits. “It’s amazing to feel scared, yet so in control at the same time.” Learn more about Cheryl Beattie, a legend in the Kamloops mountain bike scene, in part four of This Must Be The Place.
This Must Be The Place: Kiera Melnechuk
“We spend the summer months camped out here in our family trailer, in the dusty lot, riding the Bike Park every day. And I wouldn’t have it any other way.” Learn more about local grom Kiera Melnechuk in part three of This Must Be The Place.
This Must Be The Place: Zuzy Rocka
“I can’t imagine doing what I’m doing - making a go at my career while riding and playing in the mountains - anywhere else but here, in Sun Peaks”. Learn about local rider and artist Zuzy Rocka in part two of This Must Be The Place.
This Must Be The Place: Dylan Sherrard
Sun Peaks’ influence on the work of local photographer and rider Dylan Sherrard is undeniable. This summer, join him for 'This Must Be The Place', a series that explores the stories of tangled enchantment that many others have experienced while riding here.
5 Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks in Summer
From vast terrain, to sunshine, to activities for everyone—there are plenty of reasons why Sun Peaks should be included in your summer travel plans.
A Taste of Sun Peaks at Home
Get your chef hats out - it's cookin' time! Here are three recipes from three different restaurants that we hope you enjoy.
That’s a Wrap! Winter 2020-21 Photo Recap
We made it! This was a season unlike any other, but we are proud to have successfully provided a safe and enjoyable winter for those able to join us. Relive some of our favourite memories from the past few months.
Sun Peaks Resort: Family Fun By "The Roll Model" (Part 3)
A day of family fun in Sun Peaks. Part three of a three-part guide by Kamloops local, Jessica Vliegenthart AKA "The Roll Model".
Sun Peaks Resort: Parents' Day Out by "The Roll Model" (Part 2)
A day at Sun Peaks without the children. Part two of a three-part guide by Kamloops local, Jessica Vliegenthart AKA "The Roll Model".
Sun Peaks Spring Sales Guide
Our end-of-season retail sales are in full swing. Score up to 70% off of winter stock throughout the village with our spring sales guide.
Sun Peaks This Spring: 4 Reasons You Should Visit
Longer days and warmer temperatures mean there’s an exciting buzz in the air. Get inspired to spend some time out in the sunshine with these 4 reasons to visit Sun Peaks in the spring.
Sun Peaks Resort: A Guide by "The Roll Model" (Part 1)
"Winter is complicated when your life is on wheels." Part one of a three-part guide by Kamloops local, Jessica Vliegenthart AKA "The Roll Model".
Enjoy a Self-Care Staycation in Sun Peaks
Our self-care guide gives you the full scoop on everything you need to elevate your wellness this winter.
Sun Peaks Outdoor Dining Guide
Choose the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat with our Outdoor Dining Guide.
Your Guide to Holiday Shopping in Sun Peaks
Head into our pedestrian-only village and tick everyone off your list at once with our holiday shopping guide.
Grab and Go Meals in Sun Peaks
With over 20 restaurants and cafés in Sun Peaks there is certainly no shortage of food options to choose from. Whether you’re craving a delicious home-style meal or you just want the ease of grabbing a quick bite, this guide will walk you through some of our unique dining options.
Opening Day 2020-21 - Photo Recap
Re-live one of the best opening days we've ever had with this photo recap!
Ultimate Winter Guide to Sun Peaks
This ultimate guide will prepare you for your visit to Sun Peaks this winter.
What Should I Know Before I Go?
Before planning your trip to Sun Peaks, check out this guide for everything you need to know.
Intro To: The Mountain Collective Pass
Sun Peaks Resort is stoked to join Mountain Collective’s dream lineup of 23 destinations this year. So, how does the Mountain Collective work? We’ve put together answers for some frequent questions we’ve been getting about the pass.
Looking Back: A Summer Alpine Adventure
Join Sun Peaks local Zuzy Rocka on a summertime adventure through the alpine.
7 Activities to try in Sun Peaks this September
From fun on the water, to unique experiences in the mountains and valley, here are 7 activities to check out in Sun Peaks this September.
The Peak of the Season: Summer Dreams
"This is no ordinary place… this has been an extraordinary ride. This summer at Sun Peaks, as far as I can see, has felt like dusting off an old family album. Revisiting memories of long summer days spent cruising in the park, and long summer nights spent dreaming the never ending dreams of shred." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
Our 5 Favourite Scenic Hiking Trails in Sun Peaks
Get inspired with these 5 stunning hiking trails.
The Peak of the Season: Slow Summer Flow
"Rally the range where these trails are strewn, through the rise of the light and the fall of the moon. Be careful out here, to not fall into swoon. You see our happy place, it has plenty of room." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
4 Reasons to Road Trip to Sun Peaks this Summer
Fun summer activities, fresh mountain air, and plenty of nature are just some of the reasons to add Sun Peaks to your summer road trip list!
The Peak of the Season: The Blissful In-Between
"The glory of summer at Sun Peaks is all yours to claim. In 2019 we stoked a great flame. While the roots of the mountain were loved and left wild, the peripheral chunder became suddenly tame. With a long list of inviting new trails and surprises, we knew that summer would never be the same." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
Elevate Your Meeting Space with these Virtual Backgrounds
Virtual backgrounds are a fun way to elevate your Zoom meeting space and we want to bring the mountains to you!
People Behind the Pow video series
April 7, 2020 As someone who frequents the snowy slopes of Sun Peaks, have you ever wondered what's truly going on behind the scenes? At all hours of the day and night, our teams are buzzing around in their special functions, each a vital piece of the puzzle. They come together to complete the...
The Making of a Trail Map
Ever wondered how a trail map is made? From aerial photography to detailed hand painting, get a look behind the scenes at the work it took to create Sun Peaks' newest alpine trail map, which was unveiled for winter 2019/20.
Thank You for the Memories! Winter 2019-20 Photo Recap
Revisit some happy memories that were made in the mountains with our photo recap reliving the highlights of winter 2019-20.
Seven New Businesses to Check Out in Sun Peaks
Sun Peaks continues to expand with seven new businesses bringing you everything from good eats to health and wellness this winter.
6 Ways to Unwind in Sun Peaks this Winter
Sun Peaks is the perfect destination to chill, thanks to several low-key activities to partake in. Get ready to relax with with these 6 ways to unwind this winter.
Discover Sun Peaks in the Early Season
We can all agree that the cold season has well and truly set in, but it doesn’t officially kick off until you’ve felt the adrenaline rush of your first ski run (and experience the après-ski that goes along with it!).
Opening Day 2019/20 - Photo Recap
We are open! On Saturday, November 23, Sun Peaks Resort was the first BC interior resort to kick off the 2019/20 ski and snowboard season! Relive the fun of Opening Day with our photo recap.
The Peak of the Season: Seasons Fade
"At Sun Peaks we’ll enjoy the chairlift spinning till the end of September - this autumn is poised as the most magic we can remember. We look forward to keeping the flame and to stoking the embers, for all those who ride with us through to this season's ender." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard
6 Ways to Enjoy Sun Peaks Before the Snow Flies
Cooler temps are in the air, so it’s time to break out your flannel and start filling your fall calendar. While you’re at it, check out these ways to take in the fall fun in Sun Peaks this autumn.
5 Classic Routes to Explore in Sun Peaks
Let us take the guessing game out of your summer planning with these five signature routes that will allow you to make the most of your time in Sun Peaks.
The Peak of the Season: In Turns We Trust
"There’s a special buzz to this season that hangs in the air, and we do all that we can to ensure that we share. We find a heavy return in the smiles that you wear, and the opportunity to inspire is the special ingredient that keeps us out there." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
Bike Tales: Making the most of our mountain community
Follow along as Sun Peaks Resort employee Helen Davies gets back on a bike to learn a new sport this summer!
The Peak Of The Season: Return to Real Life
"And we’re so happy to have you along for this ride, for the ebb and the flow of our cool mountain tide. Out here on these trails we have plenty of time. No clocks whir and chime and as we whirl and we wind." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
The Peak Of The Season: Hearts Grow Fonder
"At this point, I feel like a little kid. Anxiously awaiting the endless summer days soon to come my way. Dreaming of the rolling hills and the winding trails and little hits of weightlessness I'll be chasing down the trail." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
Thank You For a Fantastic Winter! Season 2018-19 Photo Recap
All good things must come to an end and it's hard to believe that the 2018-19 ski season is now behind us. Relive the fun of the winter with our photo recap.
5 Reasons We Love Spring Skiing
Warmer days may have you looking longingly at your bike or golf clubs, but it’s not time to pack away your skis and boards just yet! Spring is one of our favourite times of year in the mountains and there’s still plenty of fun to be had this season.
Top 5 Kid Friendly Trails in Sun Peaks
Sun Peaks is an amazing place to spend quality time together on the slopes as a family. Check out our picks for the top kid friendly trails in the resort.
Spread the Love With These 6 Winter Date Ideas
There’s something romantic about hanging out with your sweetheart in a winter wonderland. If you’re looking for some ideas for your next date then find some inspiration with these six date ideas.
Something About Sun Peaks
Mirae Campbell and Jake Dyson, two Whistler locals, make their way to Sun Peaks to explore the mountain, taste the food and experience the local charm.
Nordic 101: How to Conquer Cross Country for the First Time
Interested in trying cross country skiing? Here's our guide to get you started.
5 Hot Spots for Après in Sun Peaks
After a full day of exploring our three mountains and 137 ski runs you’re going to be ready to head into the village for some après with your crew. From good food, to outdoor fire pits and even shotskis, there is no shortage of options to choose from in Sun Peaks. Here are five of our favourite places to get your après ski fun started.
6 Sun Peaks activities the entire family will enjoy
Sun Peaks is home to endless winter activities. Here are six that will entertain family members of any age.
The best is yet to come! Why we love skiing in Sun Peaks after the new year.
The new year is fast approaching! Here are three favourite times to ski Sun Peaks during this season.
5 Reasons to Nordic Ski in Sun Peaks this Winter
Winter is here in the mountains! Our Nordic network of groomed and track set trails is now fully open for the 2018/19 season. If you’ve never visited Sun Peaks or it’s been awhile, here are five reasons to grab your skinny skis and head on up.
A Winter of Wine in Sun Peaks
After a day on the slopes it’s hard to top the feeling of settling in by the fire with a glass of wine. This season we’re hosting two fantastic wine festivals to help you experience the perfect pairing of winter sports and wine for yourself.
Four Ways to Get Ready for Winter in Sun Peaks
The countdown to winter has officially begun in Sun Peaks. This list will help prepare you for hitting the slopes on opening day, November 17!
A Course Walk to the Heart of Sun Peaks Bike Park
"Anyone who has raced DH is familiar with the “course walk”: the practice of inspecting a race course on foot—no bikes—sussing out the shortest lines and mentally mapping the hazards. It’s occasionally a solo endeavor, but more often than not groups glom around trail features like architects studying a set of vexing blueprints." Guest blog and photography by Aaron Thiesen.
The Peak of The Season: A Tacky Turn
"The moisture in the air, the extra layer we wear, and the fading colour of alpine flowers signal the approach of a mountain biker’s most treasured affair." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
Three Reasons to Visit Sun Peaks Market Day
Take a moment for yourself in the mountains and explore Sun Peaks Market Day. Wander through the village core and discover local artist creations, fresh pastries and an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables.
The Peak of The Season: Flow State
"By this point in the summer, conversation flows effortlessly with the trails. A lot of us would argue it to be a most charming aspect - a distinct peak of the season - when all of these wild lines come together and cruise control kicks in. Because there really isn’t anything like it, the silent euphoria we find during these effortless laps between these trees." - Words and photos by local rider Dylan Sherrard.
The 6 Most Scenic Holes on Sun Peaks’ Breathtaking Mountain Course
Winding through a forested valley floor and surrounded by towering mountains on all sides, the Sun Peaks Golf Course serves up spectacular views on every hole. These are our picks for the best views on the course!
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